School of Art

Contact Details

School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

Tel: +44 (0)1970 622460

Fax: +44 (0)1970 622461


Display artist/maker:

Jock McFadyen

Born: 1950, UK, Scotland, Glasgow, Paisley

Painter, printmaker and designer. Son of a draughtsman. Studied at Chelsea School of Art, 1973-77. He then remained in London where he taught part-time at the Slade School of Fine Art and, in 1981, undertook a residency at the National Gallery. In 1992 he designed theatre scenery and costumes for Sir Kenneth MacMillan's ballet 'The Judas Tree' at The Royal Opera House. He is better known though as a painter of expressive portraits and figures based upon his experiences of people and culture in British cities, particularly Belfast where he recorded protestant marches in the 1980s. His recent work explores urban landscapes

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

Donald Duck PR2904 Prints

E15 PR1948 Prints

Millwall PR2905 Prints